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Obituaries

Mary Ann Stevenson

Mary Ann Stevenson, 89, of New Castle, Ind., died early Thursday morning, July 16, 2015, at The Waters of New Castle. She was born Jan. 6, 1926, in Beechwoods, Pa., a daughter of the late Clarence Wray and Eleanor Grace (Smith) Stevenson. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Margaret Ann Gerken, 80, Archbold, died July 15, 2015. Grisier Funeral Home, Archbold. Vernon E. Schroeder, 86, Fayette, died July 20, 2015. Survivors include his wife, Lois, and three children. Short Funeral Home, Archbold. More...

People

Figgins, Linder To Wed Aug. 22

Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Figgins, Fayette, announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter, Mallory, to Dustin Linder. The bride-elect practices social work in Columbus, where she moved after she graduated from Spring Arbor (Mich.) University in 2009. More...

Honor Student

Rachel Johnson, daughter of Susan and Roger, Archbold, was named to the dean’s list for the 2015 spring semester at Bethel University, St. Paul, Minn. Students must earn at least a 3.6 gpa to qualify. More...

4-H News

The Pettisville Ever-Ready 4-H club held its seventh meeting on Tuesday, June 23. Fair livestock entries are due by Aug. 1. Those who have not completed their mandatory club community service need to get it done and report it to the head advisor. More...

Opinion

Northwest Ohio Sailor Killed In Chattanooga Terror Attack

Randal Smith, a 26-year-old U.S. Navy petty officer, has died, a fifth victim of a Thursday afternoon, July 16 shooting spree in Chattanooga, Tenn., that has been labeled a terror attack. Four others, all U.S. Marines, died in a hail of gunfire. More...

Junior Acme Wins State; Coach Delivers On Promise

Josh Johnson, head coach of the Archbold Junior Acme baseball team, made his team a bold promise before the state championship game, Sunday, July 12. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday July 27, 2005 With this publication, the Archbold Buckeye observes its 100th anniversary of usefulness. More...

Recipe Corner

Grilled Salmon with Strawberry Ginger Salsa

Salsa:Prepare at least one hourahead:1 English or seedless cucumber, finely chopped1 green onion, thinly sliced1 tablespoon cilantro, cutinto strips1 teaspoon fresh ginger,freshly grated1 yellow pepper, diced small3-4 tablespoons seasoned ricewine vi More...

Tomato, Chive And Mango Salsa

1 cup fresh mango, diced1 1/2 cups ripe tomatoes,diced2 tablespoons fresh chives,minced1 tablespoon lemon juice1/2 teaspoon lemon zest1/2 teaspoon fresh oreganoleaves, minced1/4 teaspoon sea salt1/8 teaspoon freshly groundblack pepper More...

Pear, Oatmeal and Blueberry Breakfast Smoothie

1 large, ripe pear, such asAnjou2 cups milk or milk alternative 1/2 cup quick-cooking oats1 cup frozen blueberries1 teaspoon cinnamon Place all the ingredients into a blender and puree at high speed until smooth and creamy. More...

Rt. 66 Move Would Provide 14.4 Jobs, Study Says

If two state highways are routed around Archbold instead of through the village, there will be a net benefit of 14.4 jobs. More...

News

Pedigo Gets Prison Term In Theft Case

Keith A. Pedigo, 27, rural Archbold, was sentenced to 24 months in prison for bilking an elderly woman out of her social security money. J.T. Stelzer, Williams County Common Pleas Court judge, handed down the sentence Thursday, July 16. More...

Teachers, Students Will Like Change In State Tests

Aaron Rex, Archbold Area School District superintendent, told the school board students and teachers alike will probably like the change in state testing. More...

Archbold Schools End School Year In The Black

The Archbold Area School District ended the 2014-15 school year in the black, but the numbers can be deceiving. More...

Public Record

Archbold Police Log

July 10 10:23 am: Found property, 500 block Stryker St., returned to owner. 10:29 am: Assist other unit, Theresa Taylor’s dog grooming. 11:05 am: Follow-up, return of found property, 26000 block US20A. More...

Fulton County Court News

Common Pleas Court Sarah Weber, Lyons, plaintiff vs Aaron Kovar, Delta, defendant. Domestic violence. Cincinnati Insurance Company, Cincinnati, plaintiff vs Jeffrey Cook, Westlake, defendant. Other civil. More...

Train Blocks Crossing

Archbold police filed a report on a train blocking the Defiance Street Norfolk Southern crossing, Wednesday, July 15. The report states the train was blocking the crossing at 4:52 pm. More...

Sports

AHS Fall Sports Start Practices

Fall sports start next week at Archbold High School. Athletes need a physical on file in the athletic office before being allowed to practice. Varsity Football Practices begin Saturday, Aug. More...

Kern Third

Kade Kern, Archbold, placed third in the 13-15- year-old boys age group in a Northwest Ohio Junior Golf Association match at Country Acres Golf Course, Wednesday, July 15. He shot a 91. More...

Ramos At Bat

Rigo Ramos swings at a pitch in the Archbold Junior Acme state semifinal game with Crestview, Sunday, July 12.– photo by Mary Huber More...

Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; worship team, offertory. Message, “How To THRIVE As A Church: I Cor. 9-The Grey Areas (Part1); What’s Freedom For?” by Jake Manne, guest pastor. Central Mennonite More...

Fun At The Pool

Many people, young and old alike, enjoyed the ABC 4 Maddy Splash Party, Sunday, July 12, at the Archbold Swimming Pool. Top: Brooke Gansmiller, Archbold, and her son Carter enjoy the water. More...

Births

Fulton Co. Health Center July 15: Devyn Simmons, Hudson, Mich., girl. More...